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Using Volume Shadow Copy to Identify Updated Files

I have folders in my server with over 60GBs of data across ~160,000+ files. The files in this folder change regularly. I need to be able to make a backup copy of the files in this folder at a given ...
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Unable to upload a big file to server behind nginx as a reverse proxy

I use nginx as a reverse proxy. Behind it is coming apache hosing foo.com . In order to upload a big file, I set post_max_size = 20M and upload_max_filesize = 20M in php.ini . But I can't upload file ...
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Error: Duplicate declaration virtual defines user & group equal name

I need create a user with the name user1 & group user1. I defined a virtual resource to create it. Inside a class1 I create the user: include '::class1::virtual_accounts' realize(class::User['...
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Browser getting confused with similar-named directories?

This might be completely off-topic, and if so, I'm sorry, but it's about servers and it's got me completely baffled. Basically, seemingly at random, images get loaded wrong. It's never happened to me,...
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Using MSDeploy to set ACLs on the system temp directory

I'm trying to grant read and write permissions to the system Temp location to the IIS_IUSRS group. There is a system variable declared %TEMP%; but unfortunately there is also a user variable by the ...
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What could cause local folders in a Windows 2008 DFS replication group to randomly obtain system and hidden attributes

We have a Windows 2008 server (not R2) acting as a primary file source in a DFS replication group with a single other server that happens to be Windows Storage Server 2008. All is well in terms of 2-...
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ASP.NET, reaching the limits of DFSR, and file storage sharding

We run a popular web app, and our backend file storage exists on a file server, replicated to another file server for failover with DFSR. We are reaching the theoretical limits of DFSR, and therefore ...
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Can't create/write to file 'C:\Program Files\MySQL\MySQL Server 5.0\Data#sql_29c_0.MYI' (Errcode: 17)

Whenever I am doing a backup, I get this error. I checked the net for this error and have done the following things: Create a folder in MySQL\Temp and changed the temporary directory of MySQL temp ...
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parse-server upload size limit , more than 100MB?

I am trying to upload a file to my parse server(using javascript sdk), but I need to make sure i can upload up to 500MB (for example). Is it possoible to be done in parse-server ? Can it be edited in ...
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Using nginx try_files and custom error pages for the main location block?

When using try_files in nginx, is there a way to specify and use a custom error_page only after it has tried each URI specified in the try_files directive? The below configuration does not work: ...
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FTP file size limit

I have a webhost account, which has a file size limit, so cannot upload my backup file. How can I upload it maybe in more pieces and after that merge pieces on server? I don't have SSH access.
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Could not evaluate: Could not retrieve information from environment bootmaster source(s)

Feeling like a complete newbie to puppet (I admit I am very rusty :-) So my manifest/site.pp file contains. file {"/tmp/findme.txt": source => "puppet:///modules/concat/concatfragments.rb" ...
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Copy files limited to 50GB or so?

Several times I have tried to copy a vhd file from one HDD to another one colocated in the same physical box and connected to the same motherboard. GUI drag and drop, Powershell, copy and paste - all ...
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Can I delete DLL from windows/temp folder

This server is running in production, has IIS and is a utility server OS is 2008 ent. there are 11GB of dll files at 12kb a piece in the Windows/Temp Folder. Is it safe to delete these. Would ...
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Storage Spaces: Will removing a used USB 3.0 retain the data in a 2-way mirror setup?

So I've just realized that the ReFS filesystem, although promising in a Storage Space solution, doesn't have certain NTFS features that I need. So I'm contemplating going back to NTFS. Problem is ...
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Any debugfs command to set file capability?

I need an executable inside an ext2 loop filesystem to have the CAP_NET_ADMIN (cap_net_admin) file capability set. If it is possible with debugfs, what exactly would be the commands I would type in? ...
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nginx hidden file deny configuration?

I am using the below standard config to block download of hidden files from nginx : #Prevent (deny) Access to Hidden Files with Nginx location ~ /\. { access_log off; ...
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SBS 2008 Redirection visibility issues - want to move off SBS 2008

I inherited an SBS2008 server which had a corrupt or otherwise lost userid which was used to setup redirects, etc. I was able to break in by enabling the Administrator ID and resetting the password. ...
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rsync synchronizing files only without creating folders on destination

Is it possible with rsync to not create directories on destination? MY SOURCE: a/ a/x.txt b/ b/y.txt b/c/g.txt MY WANTED DESTINATION: d/x.txt d/y.txt d/g.txt Is there any way to do this with ...
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Fox Pro Database File Locked by Shadow Copy?

I'm using Process Explorer to determine what process has a lock on a particular Fox Pro Database file in windows. It's telling me that System has a lock on it. When I go to kill the "System" ...
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nginx php-fpm uploaded files have nginx ownership after executing move uploaded file

I have a problem with php 5.3.6 using PHP-FPM and file uploads. My Nginx runs as user nginx PHP-FPM uses pools configured for each vhost. For example a user: test group : test runs one pool. When ...
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My folder is disappearing, how can I find out where it is going?

I have a CentOS 5 server that is file hosting by samba on a small network of 25 or so desktop server 2003 environment. Every night, a folder on one of the samba shares of this server is mysteriously ...
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Can't see files in explorer.exe that were copied from linux

I copied a few files over from a linux NAS device to an external drive using windows 2003. On the external drive, explorer.exe will not show these files, however if you mouse over the folder before ...
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Using Amazon S3 for multiple remote data site uploads, securely

I've been playing about with Amazon S3 a little for the first time and like what I see for various reasons relating to my potential use case. We have multiple (online) remote server boxes harvesting ...
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Any cloud storage for backups (upload by passing a http-link)

We have our backups available via direct http and we are serching for a cloud provider with a feature: We should give a backup http or ftp link to it`s control panel or api and it should upload this ...
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How to check what process or application is deleting a file without using Process Monitor? (Windows Server)

Currently I'm having an issue with a piece of software that makes use of specific files (which are basically xml), sometimes stored on a file share and sometimes stored locally. Every so often one of ...
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How to setup/overcome file size limitation/“file too large” error in samba/cifs 2.1 on Synology DS214 with DSM 5

I'm mounting a samba share with some sparse files over cifs with -o username=user,gid=999,uid=999,rw,vers=1.0. The NAS has 3TB capacity and 500 GB free disk space, creating a 4TB sparse file with ...
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Clarifying what modifies atime and the impact the find command might have

So on a regular basis I clear out files from my server which have an atime +160 with a command such as: (technically to delete old files but avoid any file that might have been accessed recently) ...
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DIR $file “File Not Found” vs DIR $filedir shows it…not permissions, not USB

I was having this problem before on a USB drive, but now it's happening on my main RAID5-backed hard disk: 2013-10-17 9:37 C:\>dir "C:\Shares\Shared\Reference\Safety Management System\Vid eo CD\...
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Performance difference between multiple people requesting one file VS multiple identical files in different paths

Suppose I have X amount of users requesting http://mydomain.com/myfile.php Now consider a different scenario where the same X amount of users are requesting myfile.php, except instead of being ...
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IE: Cannot disable Settings button under Browsing history via group policy

Windows XP Pro SP3, IE8 (8.0.6001.18702), within local gpedit.msc I did the below: User Config/Admin Temp/Windows Comp/IE enabled: disable changing temporary internet file settings User Config/...
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Secure file downloads on IIS 8 (mod_auth_token or similar)

I'm trying to set up secure file downloads (for example, where a temporary link can be generated to download a file instead of using obscure URLs, which can be insecure). Something like mod_auth_token ...
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nginx upload module + rails + pupload (jquery multiple upload plugin) multiple uplosding hangs in between

I have configured nginx with nginx upload module + passenger for rails 2.3.5 on Ubuntu OS. I am using pulpload (jquery multiple upload plugin) but it hangs after 2 or 3 files get uploaded, But when i ...
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Deploying Adobe reader custom .msi's through SCE 2007?

I am testing out Adobe Reader deployment to our Windows XP/7 boxes through System Center Essentials 2007. I have the "Adobe Reader and Runtime Software Distribution License Agreement" for 200 PC's and ...
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Configure URL Rewrite in nginx

Im trying to set up URL Rewrites for my MVC Framework but as this is the first time i have used Nginx I am having a little trouble. I have 2 access points for my application: /index.php /admin/...
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Multi-Folder/Site update of files

In our company we are hosting around 120+ sites on one of our servers, and we are bumping into the same scenario every few months. We find a bug in either an entire .html file or a class of a .css ...
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Vanishing files on Ubuntu

I have an Ubuntu 14.04 web server installed on an Azure virtual machine. I am encountering a strange issue, where on seemingly random occasions files or directories are suddenly deleted without ...
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Prevent Windows Installer from copying all files while installing from USB flash

Is there any option (probably using Autounattend.xml) that will prevent the Windows installer to copy all files from USB flash to the C:\Windows folder while installing? Eg: the installation media ...
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Write important libs after deleting file-libs accidentally on CentOS?

this is what seems to be my biggest fault since working on servers: I'm fighting yum rpmdb issues for the whole evening and accidentally deleted krb5-libs and file-libs. This leads to missing ...
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How to capture configuration files from saltstack minion and store them on git?

I'm trying to use salt to manage the configurations from systems that have configuration files in many different locations (but within a given account). My intent is not only deploy the files in ...
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parse_failed error occured in augeas,why this error occur and how to fix this issue?

I want to edit file "myfileDB.properties" using augeas. so used Properties.lns. but it made error "parse_failed"and some time "parse_skel_failed". explain the root cause of this error and solve this ...
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File is renamed from test.zip to test_zip on download

I'm facing a very strange problem with IIS 7.5 or/and the Internet Explorer 11. On download the IE/IIS replaced the file extension delimiter . with an _ . The download starts and stops instant leaving ...
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Make a symbolic link of all files and subdirs, Ubuntu 14,04 server

Sorry if this has been asked before. I tried a search but... We would like to make a central collection of symlinks from a number of disparate folders and subdirs and which use unnormalised file ...
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Too many php session files created on one server

We have a web application running multiple instances on different plesk servers. On one server we see quick generation of php session files under /var/lib/php/session directory. Which grows in 100 ...
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MySQL slow file I/O

I got a little issue with MySQL having slow file IO. When benchmarking 1k blocks (I did them on purpose that small for worst-case) I get an hdd speed of about 2MB/s. When looking at iotop while ...
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inconsistent behavior of files created by an archive / ssh / tar command

Working on a deploy script, I ran into issues that I cannot explain. We have a production server (Ubuntu server 10.04), a repository (Gitlab), and a development server (Ubuntu 14.04). I work on the ...
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Excel file on Windows client, is it possible to allow another user read-only if the file is already open?

I have a spreadsheet on a Windows 2003 R2 server. The clients are all Windows 7 using Excel 2010. If a remote user opens the spreadsheet first then any other "local" user gets access denied if they ...
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Splitting Multiple Files in Windows

We have a 21TB LUN full of images that are approx 600K in size in multiple sub folders on the disk. We are trying to split the 21TB LUN into 8 smaller LUNs that are about 2.6TB a piece in order to ...
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Tips on Copying 3 Database files nearing 250 GB?

We are upgrading from SQL Workgroup 2005 to SQL Standard 2012. We have plenty of databases of smaller sizes that copied over with straight windows file copy in a reasonable time frame. We have one ...
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What would cause binary files to automatically delete after remote copy from Windows Server 2008?

We have a Windows Server 2008 machine where we publish our asp.net web site. Recently, we noticed odd problems with the site after publishing, and traced it down to the \bin directory of the website ...